The downside of sales hustle and automation

Are your sales reps hitting the phones and sending more cold emails? To drive growth, the mandate for sales organizations is to make more calls, send more emails. Sales reps are hustling and using automated tools to move faster. But sales hustle and automation have a downside: they can hurt customer experience and push people […]

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The Out-of-Office Message You Need When You Have to Take a Sick Day

It’s decided—you're going to take a sick day. Before you completely unplug, you should write an out-of-office message—or else your business contacts might get annoyed. These two templates will help you craft the perfect one, whether you're totally signing off or working remotely.

The Email Template That’ll Make You Feel Less Guilty Asking for a Sick Day

When you're feeling under the weather, it's better to ask for a sick day than to infect all of your colleagues. Not sure what to say when you'll be staying home? You're in luck. Use this handy email template to tell your boss you'll be out sick—with no guilt or gory details required.

40 Email Opening Lines That Are So Much Better Than “Happy Monday!”

Sick of those standard email opening lines like "I hope you're doing well!" and "Happy Monday!", yet stumped about what you should say instead? Well, we have your back. Here are 40 totally different email greetings you can use to start your message off right.

How to Follow Up With Acquaintances Who Ignore Your Emails (Without Being Annoying)

Getting ignored by people in your network is frustrating. These simple email templates will help you follow up without being annoying.

5 Common Email Subject Lines You Need to Stop Using

Let's talk about a few common email subject lines that might seem fine, but with a little extra thought could get you better, faster responses.

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.

The 9 Rules of Work Email Etiquette Smart People Follow

Just because you can wear jeans to work doesn't mean you can send emojis in an email. Here are the nine rules of work email etiquette you should follow.

The 30-Second Fix That’ll Make it More Likely People Respond to Your Cold Emails

Did you know that adding an email profile photo makes all the difference in your work email response rate? And it's so easy to fix today.

6 Times You Didn’t Know You Need an OOO Message (Plus, Templates!)

Out of office messages aren't just for vacations—you can use them in your everyday emails to maintain your stellar online reputation. Here's how.